The Future of the UK's Nuclear Deterrent - A View From the US
The Hon Franklin Miller, Special Assistant to President George W. Bush and Senior Director for Defense Policy and Arms Control on the National Security Council Staff (2001-5)
Chair: Dr Paul Cornish, Head, International Security Programme, Chatham House
In 2006 the British Government decided to replace the Trident nuclear deterrent. Four years on from this decision, and with greater attention being given to the future of Britain's nuclear deterrent, the speaker will look at this decision and its implications in light of the new US-Russia treaty and the new US Nuclear Posture Review.